This guide is designed to assist all students in the Physician Assistant program at Touro University Nevada. The Clinical Medicine guide (http://libguides.tun.touro.edu/clinicalmedicine) features resources for clinical clerkships.
The American Academy of Nephrology Physician Assistants is a non-profit organization founded in 1997. Our purpose is to support the professional growth, development, training, education and networking of PA's within the specialty practice of nephrology.
The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) is the only national organization that represents physician assistants (PAs) in all specialties and all employment settings. Its membership also includes physician assistant students and supporters of the profession.
APAOG was founded in 1991 and is the only professional association devoted exclusively to PAs practicing in women's health. We are a recognized specialty organization of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA).
Welcome to the APAP web site. The Association of Physician Assistants In Psychiatry (APAP) is a nonprofit organization of Physician Assistants who work in the area of mental health care. The APAP is the only officially recognized association for PA's in psychiatry and mental health by the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
NCCPA is the only credentialing organization for physician assistants in the United States. Established as a not-for-profit organization in 1975, NCCPA is dedicated to assuring the public that certified physician assistants meet established standards of knowledge and clinical skills upon entry into practice and throughout their careers. Every U.S. state, the District of Columbia and the U.S. territories have decided to rely on NCCPA certification as a criteria for licensure or regulation of PAs.
Formerly Association of Physician Assistant Programs, PAEA is the only national organization in the United States representing physician assistant (PA) educational programs. Its mission is to pursue excellence, foster faculty development, advance the body of knowledge that defines quality education and patient-centered care, and promote diversity in all aspects of physician assistant education.
Portal to a special collection being assembled and maintained by the Society for the Preservation of Physician Assistant History (SPPAHx, Inc.) in collaboration with the Duke University Medical Center Archives. The Cultural History of the Physician Assistant (PA) Profession Collection is one of the largest digital and original collections of material relating to the development of the health team approach to the delivery of medical and preventive health care services in the U.S.A.
Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery is an organization created by and for physician assistants who are NCCPA certified and work in Orthopaedics. PAOS is an official specialty organization of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and has an official Liaison with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. PAOS is dedicated to providing high quality programs to support its members in achieving a high level of knowledge in musculoskeletal.
The mission of the Society of Emergency Medicine Physician Assistants (SEMPA) is to promote and support the professional, clinical and personal development of physician assistants involved with emergency medicine and to advance the practice of emergency medicine.
SEMPA is a recognized specialty organization of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA). In addition SEMPA members serve on a variety of committees within the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).
SPAO-HNS is the official specialty organization for Physician Assistants in ENT and is recognized by the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA).
The goal of SPAO-HNS is to promote the growth and development of Physician Assistants in the ENT field. This non-profit organization was founded in 1991 and is operated exclusively for the educational and scientific benefit of its members.
SPAR strives to serve the needs of PAs and PA Students whose specialty is Rheumatology. SPAR's mission is to enhance the health and well being of persons with Rheumatological disorders through the representation and advancement of PA/physician teams.
The Student Academy of the American Academy of Physician Assistants welcomes you! This section is dedicated to PA students and provides them with useful and current information related to being a PA student and the PA profession.
AASPA supports the surgical PA profession by addressing the needs of its membership, by marketing the profession, offering quality cost-effective CME, assisting with professional issues and providing a forum for networking and the exchange of ideas.
In addition to serving surgical PA professionals, AASPA represents PA students – both students and PA residents – in a wide variety of academic settings.
The Association of Family Practice Physician Assistants is one of the nation’s largest and fastest growing medical specialty organizations. AFPPA represents primary care PAs, helping them speak in one voice on national issues, such as healthcare legislation, and offers unparalleled medical education opportunities in exciting locations. AFPPA members include physician assistants, nurse practitioners and athletic trainers; represent all 50 states; and practice in both rural and urban settings.
The Canadian Association of Physician Assistants mission: to foster the development of the Physician-Physician Assistant model; to ensure quality care for Canadians; and improve access to that quality medical care.
NAPA is a world-wide organization representing Navy Physician Assistants. Founded in 1974 as a constituent organization of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), NAPA represents and promotes the interests of Navy PAs. NAPA is devoted to educating the public about the PA profession, seeking legislative and governmental policy changes regarding PAs, and informing those in the profession about national Navy issues.
SDPA is a non-profit professional organization composed of members who provide dermatologic care or have an interest in the medical specialty of dermatology. Its Fellow members provide medical services under the supervision of a Board Certified Dermatologist. Founded in 1994, this organization currently has over 1200 members.
The Caucus represents Physician Assistants (PAs) who are veterans of the Uniformed Services. Many of our members continue to serve our country in the active, reserve or guard components. We also have many affiliate (non-military) members who also support our goals.